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Optometrist Needed in Tri-Cities, TN (TN or VA Licensed Considered)

Medical Search International

Last Updated: 9/18/23

Job Description

Our client in the Tri-Cities area of Tennessee (Kingsport, Johnson City, and Bristol) is seeking a full-time Licensed Optometrist for a full time locums assignment with possibility to extend.

Duties & Responsibilities for the Optometrist include:

  • Coverage Dates (Specific, long term only): ASAP – ongoing, with good possibility of extension
  • Shift Schedule Details & Shift Duration: Monday – Friday – 7 hour days
  • Treating corneal ulcers and uveitis
  • Diagnosing diabetic and hypertensive retinopathy
  • Removal of foreign bodies
  • Diagnosing macular disease, retinal holes, and retinal detachments
  • Coordinates and makes recommendations to physicians and other providers.
  • Formulates and/or implements a treatment plan to address deficits and patient/family areas of concern.
  • Provides education/consultation to patient, family and health care team
  • Obtaining complete medical history and writing reports
  • In addition to professional responsibilities, the Optometrist will be part of a team engaging in marketing outreach and growing positive relationships with colleagues, vendors, fellow healthcare practitioners, and community organizations

Requirements include:

  • Active State License Required (Virginia or Tennesse)
  • Doctor of Optometry Degree (OD) from an Accredited School of Optometry

Salary & Benefits

  • Rate: $85/HR
  • Malpractice, travel provided (if applicable)

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Rich Rodrigues

Medical Search

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Company Details

Florham Park, New Jersey, United States
Full service locum tenens agency and physician permanent search firm.